Funeral services for Mrs. Vida E. Chaffin Anderson, 91, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, June 10,
2015, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Rash Cemetery in the
Antioch community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3 P.M. to 8
P.M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born October 23, 1923, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late James Whitman Chaffin and Sally Loma Gentry Chaffin.
In December of 1940, she was married to the late Henry Clay
Anderson, who passed away March 24, 1985. She was a retired
employee at Heavy Duty Mfg., where she worked as an
inspector. She was a member of the McCoinsville Church of
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Raymond Anderson; 2 Sisters: Ila Mae
Anderson and Willie Chaffin; and 1 Son-in-Law: Lewis Dennis.
Survivors include 3 Sons: Kenneth (Audrey) Anderson of
Gainesboro, TN, Jimmy (Linda) Anderson of Gainesboro, TN,
and Garry (Carole) Anderson of Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter:
Linda K. Dennis of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter-in-Law: Betty
Anderson of Jamestown, TN; 8 Grandchildren: Greg (Dalene)
Anderson, Kim (Tim) Smith, Sandy (Stacy) Brewington, Eric
(Debbie) Anderson, Brad (Jennifer) Anderson, Melanie (Mark)
Gaw, Jason (Sonya) Anderson, and Amy (Alan) Judd; 20 Great
Grandchildren; and 1 Sister: Anna Marie Loftis of Warren, MI.
Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
Bro. Duane Gossett, Bro. Matthew Scoggins, and Bro.
Edward Anderson will officiate at the services.
Pallbearers: Greg Anderson, Tim Smith, Stacy Brewington,
Eric Anderson, Brad Anderson, Mark Gaw, Jason Anderson,
Memorial donations may be made to the Rash Cemetery or
the donor's favorite charity by contacting the funeral home.
|© 2015 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home